Post Doctoral Researcher in Gambling and Problem Gambling

Maynooth, Ireland
€37,223 per annum (1 point)
06 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Aug 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking a post-doctoral researcher to work on a one-year project on Gambling and Problem Gambling in Ireland funded by the Gambling Awareness Trust (Ireland).

The Department of Sociology proposes to hire one Post-Doctoral Researcher to work with two Senior staff to gather the available quantitative and qualitative evidence on gambling, problem gambling and gambling supports and policies internationally and in Ireland. The aim is to produce a ‘state of the art’ report, which can inform the policy and strategy decisions of key stakeholders in the near future.

The successful candidate may also be offered the opportunity to contribute to the teaching activities within the department corresponding to their own interests, knowledge, and experience.

Post-Doctoral Researcher Salary Scale: €37,223 per annum (1 point)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

Closing Date:

23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Tuesday, 20th August 2019.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University.